My Blog Posts


July 24, 2018

Visiting Bao Xiang

Visiting Bao Xiang Last Saturday we had the chance to Visit the temple of Bao Xiang, one of the largest temples within the Yunnan province. Having […]
July 22, 2018

Service in Shaxi

Service In Shaxi I first want to start by apologizing for the long span between the last update and this one. My connection to WiFi has […]
July 15, 2018

A quick update

A quick update Yesterday I arrived in Shaxi. As of now, we are staying at a small, traditional inn run by a local man and his […]
July 13, 2018

Leaving Kunming

Leaving Kunming Because China is so large, much of the past few days have been spent traveling. Leaving the capital of Beijing on the 12th, hours […]
July 11, 2018

Leaving Beijing

Good morning (or evening, depending on your time zone)! I am creating the blog post to share with you the things which I have experienced so […]
September 14, 2018

The Workload is Here!

Good afternoon (or morning, depending on where you are reading this from). I know that the blog posts have been few and far apart ever since […]
September 25, 2018

Becoming Informed

As our world becomes more and more reliant upon the internet, our usage of it as a medium for news and current events has only increased. […]
October 9, 2018

A Promise Fufilled

A little over two months ago, I was just returning home from China. With a new perspective in my mind, I had made many promises to […]
October 16, 2018

The journey Pt.2

Day 4 (Thursday, July 12th) Today we spent the majority of the day traveling. From what I can recall, we left our hotel in Beijing sometime […]
October 25, 2018

The Journey Pt.3

Day 7 (Sunday, July 15th) Today was our first fill day in the home base, and because of this we spent the majority of the time […]
October 30, 2018

The Journey Pt.4

Day 9 (Tuesday, July 17th, 2018) Today we visited the kindergarten as part of our service plan. We had noodles again in the morning for breakfast, […]
November 10, 2018

Working Hard or Hardly Working?

As the old adage suggests, there are only two sides to the coin of work and (hopefully) success. You can either put your all into something, […]
November 15, 2018

The Journey Pt.5

Day 11 (Thursday, July 19th, 2018) Today we were going to participate in a brand new type of service work. After another early breakfast, sixteen of […]
November 28, 2018

Holidays, Work, and Standardized Testing

One of the most important and powerful things that I think we can all focus on during the holiday seasons are the simple tasks which we […]